Oct 1, 2012 12:30am PDT
for the presentation we are going to show a brief powerpoint so i will ask you to get out of the line of fire if you are by the screen, but way of introduction we are very proud this evening to share with the public and with the board our student achievement results the 2011-2012 school year. we would like to share some of the lessons learned and how we got where we got and also share the next steps in terms of what lies ahead and hour work together as a district, so with that we're going to move ourselves out of the way and then we will have the gentlemen prepare to present. >> good evening commissioners. i will be joined in a moment and superintendent for instruction and innovation and social justice tonight. we are proud to point out our achievement results come from the spring administration and we were at the press release and some of it has been published. we're going to share presentation slides we shared with the administrators at a recent meeting where the superintendent and this is for context for the audience and our goals and student achievement and accountability and our
Sep 30, 2012 10:00pm EDT
god, there goes you. go back to the first part of my powerpoint presentation. nobody in here did anything to deserve to be born in america. thank you all for your attention. i love you all very much. god bless america. [applause] >> they have asked me for the q&a. we have a few minutes per question and answer. if anyone has any questions, use this microphone to ask them because we are being taped. >> boy, i must be pretty thorough. don't be afraid, it's only c-span. what part of this microphone do you not understand? [laughter] thank you. >> when you think about the latest book about the navy seals? >> i knew that that was coming. my personal opinion on the latest book is, and this is just my opinion, i don't begrudge anybody their first amendment right. if you have something that is sticking and you want to set the record straight, that is one thing. it puts a lot of people in danger, not the least of which is his family in and him. i think he should have been vetted. i had five drafts draft of my book, the last one, you know, the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff looked at.